Lakers trounce Thunder 106-81

The Associated Press - February 9, 2018 11:30 am

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 20 points, and the balanced Los Angeles Lakers beat the short-handed Oklahoma City Thunder 106-81.

Brandon Ingram added 19 points, Julius Randle scored 17 and Kyle Kuzma had 16 for the Lakers, who won their fourth straight. Los Angeles is 12-4 in its last 16 games, including eight consecutive wins at home.

Paul George scored 29 points for the Thunder, who played without Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony as each was hampered by a sprained ankle. Anthony sprained his right ankle in the first quarter of the 125-105 win at the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday.

 

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